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Dr. David Frantz, MD

Thoracic Surgery ·  Male · Age 69

Dr. Frantz

Dr. David Frantz, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tufts U, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.


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Dr. Frantz accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO

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No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Frantz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz performs Heart Surgery more than 7% of his peers

Dr. Frantz performs this procedure more than 7% of his peers

Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Frantz performs this procedure more than 6% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Heart Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Frantz treats Heart Disease more than 2% of his peers

Dr. Frantz treats this condition more than 2% of his peers

Dr. Frantz's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Resection of Cardiac Tumor
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Frantz, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Lynchburg, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tufts U, School Of Medicine in 1976 and specializes in thoracic surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

University Of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Wisconsin-Madison
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Maine Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1978
U Vt
Residency Hospital
1977
U Vt
Internship Hospital
1976
Tufts U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1982
1978
1977
1976

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1 Star
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